· All book formats are allowed for this challenge as long as they have an ISBN number or the equivalent. Both fiction and non-fiction are allowed as well. Re-reads ARE allowed but your review must be a new one. Crossovers from other reading challenges DO count!
· All the books read for this challenge must be Tudor related. Books that feature any Tudor from Henry VII to Elizabeth I and any spouses, lovers, close family members, or themes count. There are a lot out there, so no worries!
· Each month visit The Musings of ALMYBNENR and add your link to your Tudor-related reviews. You do not have to have a blog to participate, you may post wherever you review, i.e. Goodreads, Library Things, Selfari.
•Henry VII (Creator of a dynasty): 5 books
•Henry VIII (Larger than life): 10 books
•Mary I (The first queen of England): 15 books
•Elizabeth I (Gloriana & the Golden Age): 20 books
1 January 2012 to 31 December 2012
Host: The Musings of ALMYBNENR
Elizabeth I (Gloriana & the Golden Age): 20 books
Why am I doing this challenge?
I am a Tudor fanatic. Sadly, my Tudor-related reading declined last year, so I thought that this would be the perfect way to get back into the Tudor-reading groove! Plus, I need to tackle Tudor-To-Be-Read Pile, which is pictured below!
(My T.T.B.R continues to grow!)
Books I intend to read, in no particular order:
2- Keeper of the King’s Secrets by Michelle Diener
3- The Pleasure Palace by Kate Emerson
4- Between Two Queens by Kate Emerson
5- By Royal Decree by Kate Emerson
6- At The King’s Pleasure by Kate Emerson
7- The Lady Elizabeth by Alison Weir
8- To Die For by Sandra Byrd
9- His Last Letter by Jeane Westin
10- The Other Queen by Philippa Gregory
11- The White Queen by Philippa Gregory
12- The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory
13- Honor In The Dust by Gilbert Morris
14- The Last Wife of Henry VIII by Carolly Erickson
15- Elizabeth & Leicester by Sarah Gristwood
16- Death and The Virgin Queen by Chris Skidmore
17- The Life of Elizabeth I by Alison Weir
18- The Lady In the Tower by Alison Weir
19- The Children of Henry VIII
20- The Tudor Age by Jasper Ridley
21- The Other Tudors by Philippa Jones
22- The Six Wives of Henry VIII by Antonia Fraser
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